Donald Trump Is Time Magazine’s Person Of The Year; Audio ExcerptTime magazine on Wednesday named President-elect Donald Trump its Person of the Year. “It’s a great honor. It means a lot,” Trump said in a telephone interview on NBC’s “Today” show. The magazine’s managing editor, Nancy Gibbs, said on the program that Democrat Hillary Clinton was the No. 2 finalist. Gibbs said the choice of Trump this year was “straightforward.”
Roche: Sale Trade Carried Lofty Price Tag, But Red Sox In Great Position To Win Now; Audio ExcerptDave Dombrowski came to these Winter Meetings like he has done in past years. He quietly says his team needs a reliever, a left hand bat, and a few other pieces along the way. But when you think he’s keeping things low-key this offseason, that’s when Dombrowski strikes. On Tuesday, he pulled off a pair of major moves that instantly propelled the Red Sox near the top of the favorites to win a World Series in 2017.
Gov. Baker Orders State Budget Cuts, Democrats Object; Audio ExcerptGov. Charlie Baker has ordered spending cuts to close a nearly $100 million shortfall in the state’s nearly $40 billion budget.
United States, Survivors Remember Pearl Harbor On 75th Anniversary Of Attack; Audio ExcerptOnly a small number of survivors remain from the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, which will be commemorated Wednesday at the 75th anniversary. It was President Franklin D. Roosevelt who said the day “will live in infamy” because “the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.”
2 Dead In Acushnet Of Apparent Carbon Monoxide PoisoningThe two victims were found in a home on Buttonwood Lane in Acushnet. WBZ-TV's Chris McKinnon reports.
Duxbury Man Killed By Lightning In Australia IdentifiedA 24-year-old Duxbury man killed while camping on an Australian mountain has been identified. WBZ-TV's Nicole Jacobs reports.